Shortwave | yiddish drag king on shtetl


What does a chick do with an inheritance of generation upon generation of rabbis for a family lineage? How does she pass that on? Do her Zaidie in drag, of course! Meet Zohar Weiman Kelman, a 27 year-old doctoral student in Yiddish literature at Berkley, and find out about her alter ego: Shabbes’dik. Music by The Barry Sisters and Fanny Brice.